5 Things You Missed Today (August 24)

by Macy Alcaraz   |  Aug 24, 2015
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What, is today bad news Monday? After news of One Direction possibly taking a year-long hiatus after promoting their fifth album, we hear Ed Sheeran might be taking a long break from music, too. What?! But this rumored break is supposedly for a good cause—he's doing a bit of charity work back in his hometown. So we shouldn't be too heartbroken over it? In the meantime, we're still waiting for Ed to actually confirm the news. (via Teen Vogue)


Girl Meets World's Rowan Blanchard is only 13 years old, but she took to her Instagram account to speak about her strong views on feminism among many other issues that teen girls like you should know about. This was in response to a question from a fan regarding "the term 'white feminism' and how common feminism can exclude women of color non cis/queer women." Read below to see what she has to say about it. (via E! Online)

Read Part 2 and Part 3 on Rowan's Instagram account.

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To support Cinderella's Bluray release, Disney has started the Cinderella Words of Kindness campaign. They're encouraging fans to leave their words of courage and kindness to be part of the interactive wall on the website cinderellakindness.com. Watch the video below to see Lily James—Cinderella herself!—speak more about the awesome campaign. (via Just Jared, Jr.)

Oh, dear. Has Zac Efron forgotten what it's like to be a Wildcat? Find out which song from High School Musical he couldn't name. Getcha, getcha head in the game, Troy. (via E! Online)

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Taylor Swift just made history! She now holds the record for most sold-out performances. LA Lakers' Kobe Bryant surprised Tay with the record-breaking news at her first show of five at the famed Staples Center. Congrats, Taylor! (via Popsugar)


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When she's not busy online, she's in the kitchen on a mission to make the world a better place one bite at a time.
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